Deadline: 13 May 2016 European Commission is seeking proposals from organisations for a programme entitled "Engaging civil society in Pan-African issues" with an aim to improve the contribution of civil society organisations to continental decision- and policy making processes in Africa, particularly in the areas of Good Governance, Democracy, Human Rights, Peace and Security and Women's rights. Objectives To increase CSOs’ ability to contribute to a more effective implementation and … [Read more...] about European Commission: Engaging Civil Society in Pan-African Issues
Deadline: 31 May 2016 The Nordic Council of Ministers is currently inviting the NGOs in the Baltic Sea Region to apply for funding for the programme for international co-operation projects. The aim of the programme is to promote co-operation between Nordic, Baltic, Polish, Belarusian and Russian NGOs. Priority Areas The programme will address issues concerned with the following: Environment, Democracy development, Network building and Cross-border co-operation. Grant … [Read more...] about Nordic Council of Ministers’ funding programme for NGOs in the Baltic Sea Region
Deadline: 3 May 2016 European Union is seeking proposals from organisations for a country based support scheme (CBSS) with an aim to contribute, through supporting civil society organisations to the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms and to contribute to the strengthening of the international framework for the promotion and protection of human rights, justice and the rule of law in South Africa. The objective of this call is the enhancement of democracy and human … [Read more...] about European Union’s EIDHR Program: CBSS for Enhancement of Democracy & Human Rights in South Africa
Deadline: 10 May 2016 European Union is seeking proposals from organisations for a country based support scheme (CBSS) with an aim to support civil society and human rights defenders in third countries in working on human rights (political, civil, economic, social and cultural), and democratization. The European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) new action plan aims to reinforce the implementation of the EU's human rights and democracy policy with a special emphasis on … [Read more...] about European Union: EIDHR-CBSS to Support Civil Society & Human Rights Defenders in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Deadline: 29 April 2016 The George Washington University – Elliott School of International Affairs’ Central Asia Program (CAP) is currently inviting applications from the young professionals for its Central Asia-Azerbaijan Fellowship Program (CAAFP) Fall 2016. The fellowship program seeks to provide a platform for the exchange of ideas and to build lasting intellectual networks among Central Asian, Azerbaijani, and U.S scholarly and policy communities. CAAFP fellows will spend five months in … [Read more...] about Call for Applications: Central Asia-Azerbaijan Fellowship Program 2016
Deadline: 21 April 2016 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID)/Mongolia is seeking applications from qualified US and non-US nongovernmental organizations, private voluntary organizations, public international organizations, for-profit organizations, and consortiums of US, local and/or international organizations to fund Mongolia’s Emerging Leaders Activity that will support the development of emerging Mongolian leaders while strengthening principles and values in … [Read more...] about USAID Supporting Development of Emerging Leaders in Mongolia!
Deadline: 26 April 2016 The Department of State’s Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI), a program within the Bureau of Near East Affairs Office of Assistance Coordination (NEA/AC) is seeking applications for new projects designed to continue assisting Libya’s transition to a democratic and peaceful nation, improve governance capacity at the national and local level, promote the rule of law, and aid in nurturing a vibrant civil society. MEPI Goals Citizens have the regular … [Read more...] about Department of State’s Middle East Partnership Initiative: Seeking Projects to Support Libya through Political Transition
Deadline: 20 April 2016 Heinrich Boell Foundation South Caucasus Regional Office is currently accepting proposals from organizations, initiative groups or individuals who respond to the following goals of the Foundation: An open inclusive political culture provides space for public participation, which gives input into the green trend of the socio-economic transformation in the South Caucasus. Gender equality and gender diversity issues are accepted and a broad and informed discussion … [Read more...] about Heinrich Boell Foundation’s Call for Proposals 2017
FRIDA has launched its 2016 call for proposals and is inviting applicants for three funding programs in order to contribute towards regional development in Latin America and the Caribbean and provide capacity building and networking opportunities to civil society organizations, enterprises, governments and universities that articulate the potential of information and communications technology. FRIDA, under this call for proposals will provide USD 235K in the form of: FRIDA Awards FRIDA … [Read more...] about FRIDA 2016 Call for Proposals: Apply for Awards, Grants and Scale-Ups!
Deadline: 29 April 2016 The U.S. Department of State Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) is seeking applications from organizations for projects that address the needs of Syrians survivors of torture and other gross human rights violations (GHRV), with a specific focus on released detainees and their families, either inside Syria or within the refugee population in the region. Priority Areas Providing technical MHPSS services Providing legal support and bolstering human … [Read more...] about U.S. Department of State Bureau of DRL: Supporting Syria Survivors of Torture & Gross Human Rights Violations